Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Journalism The University of Texas Master of Education The University of Missouri (Columbia)
Ms. Jo Ellen Sholl
Ms. Sholl earned her Bachelor of Journalism from the University of Texas at Austin and a Master of Education with an emphasis in English and scholastic journalism from the University of Missouri. In the fall of 2006, she earned professional certification through the Journalism Education Association. Her certification was renewed in 2011 and 2016.
Under her direction, SBHS yearbooks and newspapers have earned Trophy Class ratings. The 2011 and 2012 Epic earned an All-American designation from NSPA and the last five yearbooks have been featured prominently in Herff Jones' Ideas that Fly publication which highlights exemplary yearbook designs. Several students have achieved recognition in state and national write-off contests